Dr. Cesare Romagnoli, M.D.

romagnoli Affiliation
Associate Professor,
Department of Medical Imaging,
Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry
University of Western Ontario

Radiologist, London Health Science Centre, London, Ontario
Appointment History
2005 - Present Director of Ultrasound, Department of Radiology, London Health Sciences Centre, University Hospital. London, Ontario
1990 - 1991 Assistant Professor of Radiological Anatomy, Technical School of Radiological Medicine (TSRM). Ravenna, Italy.
2004 - 2009 Assistant Professor, Department of Medical Imaging. Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry. London, Ontario.
2009 - present Associate Professor, Department of Medical Imaging. Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry. London, Ontario.
2009 - present Joseph L. Rotman Institute of Science and Values. Department of Philosophy. University of Western Ontario.
Education History
1975 - 1976 Undergraduate Philosophy University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
1976 - 1984 Medical School University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
1984 - 1988 Diagnostic Radiology Residency University of Pisa, Pisa, Italy
1988 - 1989 Clinical Fellowship in Ultrasonography Unita' Sanitaria 35 Hospital, Ravenna, Italy
1992, 1994 Musculoskeletal Ultrasound and CT (3 weeks each) Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit Michigan. Dr. Marnix Van Hosbeek
1996 Musculoskeletal Imaging (1 week) McGill University, Montreal, Quebec. Dr. Rethy Chhem
1997-1998 Clinical Fellowship in Musculoskeletal Imaging McGill University, Montreal, Quebec. Dr. Rethy Chhem
1998 - 1999 Clinical Fellowship in Abdominal and Non-Vascular Interventional Radiology. McGill University, Montreal, Quebec. Dr. Caroline Reinhold
2001 Radiofrequency Ablation (2 weeks) Vimercate Hospital, Bustarsizio Hospital. Milano, Italy. Dr. Solbiati, Dr. Livraghi
2003 Musculoskeletal and Abdomen MRI (2 weeks) McGill University, Montreal, Quebec. Dr. Assaf, Dr. Arto
Publications
1. Romagnoli C., Chhem RK., Cardinal E.: The muscle, Guidelines and Gamuts in Musculoskeletal Ultrasound. J Wiley, New York, NY, November 1998.
2. S. Lucarini, C. Romagnoli, R. Chhem. Sonography of the Shoulder. Musculoskeletal Ultrasound. Scientific and Technical documents Publishing House. September, 2007.
3. B. Shamshirsaz, C. Romagnoli, S. Lucarini, R. Chhem. Sonography of the Knee. Musculoskeletal Ultrasound. Scientific and Technical documents Publishing House. September, 2007.
4. C. Romagnoli, S. Lucarini, R. Chhem. Sonography of the Muscle. Musculoskeletal Ultrasound. Scientific and Technical documents Publishing House. September, 2007.
5. Romagnoli C., Overton J, Chhem R. The Practice ofRadiology Education: Challenges and Trends. Chapter title: Philosophy in Radiology: The Ontological Challenge. Chapter 18: pp 239-48. ISBN 978-3-642-03147-2 Springer
6. Romagnoli, C. Bone Disease (Fifth Series). Professional Self-Evaluation Syllabus. American College of Radiology. Volume 53 In the PSE series. (In Progress)
7. Romagnoli C, DeZordo T, Klauser A, Chhem R. Musculoskeletal Ultrasound with MRI and CT Correlation. Chapter 13: Ultrasound guided Procedures. Thieme Medical Publishers, February 2009.
8. Romagnoli C. Research thesis for Medical School: Ultrasound and laparoscopy in the diagnosis of liver cancer. University of Bologna, 1984.
9. Perri G., Marini C., Romagnoli C., Falaschi F.: Heterotopic ossification in haemophiliacs. Diagnostica per immagini 1987;7:171-178.
10. Malventi M., Bagnolesi P., Cilotti A., Romagnoli C., Falaschi F.: The role of echotomography in the diagnosis of thoracic disease. La Radiologia Medica 1987;74:185-190
11. Bagnolesi P., Camerini E., Romagnoli C, Vignali C., Medi F.: Candida of the renal pelvis: Importance of urographic and ultrasonographic correlation. La Radiologia Medica 1988;76:649-652.
12. Bagnolesi P., Romagnoli C., Perri G., Trippi D., Marini C.: Ultrasound in the evolution of the knee in the hemophiliac patients. La Radiologia Medica 1988;76:405-408
13. Romagnoli C., Research thesis for Diagnostic Radiology Residency: Ultrasound of the knee. University of Pisa, 1988
14. Marri C., Cicognaini E., Romagnoli C., Caldeo A.: Intestinal occlusion following blunt trauma of the right hemidiaphram: a case report. La Radiologia Medica 1991;82:699-701.
15. Parenti GC., Riviezzo GC., Morillo P., Pagano F., Merendi E., Drei F., Marino M., Romagnoli C., Ariano M..: Aneurysmal portal hepatic venous fistula: a case report. La Radiologia Medica 1993;85:680-682.
16. Marri C., Romagnoli C., Solano G., Caldeo A., Emiliani G. Amyloid deposition in the differential diagnosis of juxta-articular subchondral geodes.La Radiologia Medica 1993;85:17-22.
17. Busoni F., Romagnoli C., Bagnolesi P., Gemignani G. Imaging of ligamentum patallae enthesopathies in athlets. Ultrasound and computerized teletermography. La Radiologia Medica 1998;76:44-47.
18. Chhem RK, Woo JK, Pakkiri P, Stewart E, Romagnoli C, Garcia B. CT Imaging of Wet Specimens from a Pathology Museum: How to build a "virtual Museum" for radiopathological correlation teaching. HOMO - Journal of Comparative Human Biology. 2006 Jun 28; Volume 57; Issue 3. pp. 201-208
19. O'Brien JJ, Battista, J. Romagnoli C, Chhem R. CT Imaging of Human Mummies: A Critical Review of the Literature (1979-2005). Internation Journal of Osteoarchaelogy. 19:90-98, 2009
20. Near J, Romagnoli C, Bartha R. Reduced Power Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopic Imaging of the Prostate at 4.0 Tesla. Magnetic Resonance in Medicine. September 2008.
21. Bax J, Cool DW, Gardi L, Knight K, Smith D, Montreuil J, Sherebrin S, Romagnoli C, Fenster A. Mechanical assisted 3D ultrasound prostate imaging and needle-guidance system. Med Phys. December 2008
22. Cool DW, Connolly M, Sherebrin S, Eagleson R, Izawa J, Amann J, Romagnoli C, Romano W, Fenster A. Repeat Prostate Biopsy Accuracy: Comparison of 2D and 3D Transrectal Ultrasound Modalities. Submitted: to RS October 09
23. Near J, Romagnoli C, Andrew T, Curtis L, Klassen M, Izawa J, Chin J, Bartha R. High-field MRSI of the Prostate using a Transmit/Receive endorectal Coil and Gradient Modulated Adiabatic Localization. Journal of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (JMRI). Volume 30, Issue 2. pp 335-343.
24. Lucarini S, Romagnoli C, Chhem R. Ulnar Nerve entrapment: Dyanmic Ultrasound Maneuvers to Improve Diagnosis. European Congress of Radiology, Vienna, Austria. March 7-11, 2008
25. Cool D, Izawa J, Connolly M, Sherebrin S, Eagleson R, Amann J, Romagnoli C, Romano W, Fenster A. 2D vs 3D Transrectal Ultrasound (TRUS) for Repeat Prostate Biopsies (RPBx): Quantitative Comparison of Accuracy and Efficiency. 64th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Urological Association. June 29, 2009
26. DeZordo T, Ahmed N, Girtler MT, Klauser A, Chhem R, Romagnoli C. Outcome of Ultrasound-Guided aspiration and lavage in calcific tendonosis of the shoulder and lavage in calcific tendinosis of the shoulder and other tendons. ESSR 2009. June 11-13, 2009, Genoa, Italy.
27. Romagnoli, C. Gardi, L. Williams, J. Fenster, A. 3-Dimensional Transrectal Ultrasound Imaging for Diseases of the Rectum. Presented at the London Imaging Discovery Forum, June 3, 2006, London, Ontario.
28. Nelson AJ, Holowka S, Allan G, Castle M, Romagnoli C et al. The ROM Mummy Project - 30+ years of progress. CAPA - Canadian Association for Physical Anthroplogy Conference. Hamilton, Ontario. November 5-8, 2008.
29. Cool D, Connolly M, Sherebrin S, Fenster A, Eagleson R, Izawa J, Amann J, Romagnoli C, Romano W. Quantitative comparison of 2D vs. 3D transrectal ultrasound using a patient-based prostate biopsy simulator. Presented at the CARS 2009 Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery. June 23-27, 2009, Berlin, Germany.
30. Cool D, Romagnoli C, Fenster A. Development and Validation of Transrectal Ultrasound-Guided Prostatic Biopsy Simulator. Presented at RSNA. November 29, 2009
31. Bax J, Cool D, Gardi L, Montreuil J, Gil E, Bluvol J, Knight K, Smith D, Romagnoli C, Fenster A. 3D Transrectal Ultrasound Prostate Biopsy using a Mechanical Imaging and Needle-Guidance System. SPIE Journal. Medical Imaging 2008: Visualization, Image-Guided Procedures, and Modeling. Volume: 6918
32. Overton J, Romagnoli C, Chhem R. Open Biomedical Ontologies Applied to Prostate Cancer. International Conference on Biomedical Ontologies - July 24-26, 2009. Conference proceedings. pp 51-54.